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Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Shout Out to Our Transportation Department

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

We are often reminded that it takes an entire village, all of us, to raise a child. We sometimes don’t know all the villagers in our community and the important work they do. We have over 3,000 stu

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Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Just Look

In reflecting upon the 2017-18 school year, it’s hard not to overlook the amount of change with which we dealt. However, change is universal and not unique to us as educators.

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Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Victory is Ours!

This is the cry of students and staff across the district as we tie a bow on the incredible efforts that have brought the 2017/18 school year to a close.

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Monday, June 4th, 2018

Keeping the Public Confidence

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

It should not be lost on any of us about the important role our education system plays in our society.

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Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

An Education for Life

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

In light of recent announcements about our provincial Graduation Program, it is perhaps fitting that I share some thoughts about the changes on the horizon for students (Besides, it is another item

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Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Why Abbotsford?

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

I have decided to go back to my Top 10 list in education for 2018, and this time share my thoughts on an issue th

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Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Calm, Alert and Learning

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

My visit to Terry Fox Elementary last week, confirmed my general impression about how far we have come in this district with social-emotional learning.

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Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

Fighting the Opioid Issue

By Kevin Godden, Superintendent of Schools

Earlier in the year I identified 10 significant issues which would impact the education sector, and promised that

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Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Celebrating Shelly Kenyon

We know who really runs the school. It’s not the principal, or the vice-principal. It’s the secretary! Shelly Kenyon, who arrived just over a year ago, is the face of Godson.

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Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Celebrating the Surrey Sistahs!

The Surrey Sistahs are at the Park! Introducing Lynne Fedora, Heather Johnson and Cathy Beukers. These brave ladies made the leap and joined the Abbotsford School District this year.

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